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Diana H.

Mchenry, IL

$50/hr

Educational Specialist - ready to help when you need it!

Usually responds in about 11 hours

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Hi!! I enjoy helping all types of students for their desired success. I hold a B.S. in Economics, M.A. in Secondary Education, and an M.S. in Educational Administration, Ed.S. in Educational Administration. Along with a teaching certificate, I hold an administration certificate with a superintendent endorsement. I have been tutoring students for over 20 years all over Illinois. I have taught middle and high school as well as been an administrator. I have specialized in tutoring at Sylvan for ACT, math, and reading. Please contact me to see if I can meet your needs. I look forward to helping!

Testimonials

"Great Tutor, Easy to understand and very patient"

- JUDITH, Mchenry, IL on 11/2/13

"Amazing Tutor!"

- Amy, Mundelein, IL on 8/31/11

"Great Tutor, Very Thorough!"

- Thommy, Wauconda, IL on 8/30/11

"Explains clearly"

- Julie, Crystal Lake, IL on 8/20/11
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Probability
English:
Grammar, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary
Science:
Biology
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Business, Career Development, Economics, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Economics, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, Career Development, PSAT
Sports/Recreation:
Poker, Sewing,
Swimming, Volleyball
Corporate Training:
Business, Career Development, Economics, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Sewing

I teach Fashions 1and 2 at Harvard High School. I have taken pattern making and design college classes. I have been sewing, serging, and doing machine embroidery for over 20 years.

Diana’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Diana. View all of Diana’s resources

Hi everyone....we are ready for another exciting school year.  It is the best time to start good study and work habits.  Students usually get lost in the details.  The details are important!!  It is not only what you do but what you are not doing which needs to be identified.  I have kids of my own.  I know they don't always like to listen to us 24 / 7.  Let... read more

I view the ACT tutoring as more coaching than teaching. I find it helpful to speak to students about their way to approach the test and work within those parameters. Maybe tweaking a few techniques instead of redesigning their whole approach. Also it is important to talk strategy. I find many high achieving students in school try to tackle every section within a test. But for example if you... read more

Northern Illinois University
Educational Admin.
Roosevelt University
Master's
NIU
Other

Education

Northern Illinois University (Educational Admin.)

Roosevelt University (Master's)

NIU (Other)

Great Tutor, Easy to understand and very patient — My son has been having a hard time with his Math, Diana only has not taught my son to do better on his grades, but has taught him to organize his skills, and study habits, She explains where he can understand. My son has had bad habits that were affecting his grade, Diana is teaching him to do steps so he can understand and get better grades. ...

— JUDITH, Mchenry, IL on 11/2/13

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Travel policy

Diana will travel within 25 miles of Mchenry, IL 60051.


About Diana

Hi!! I enjoy helping all types of students for their desired success. I hold a B.S. in Economics, M.A. in Secondary Education, and an M.S. in Educational Administration, Ed.S. in Educational Administration. Along with a teaching certificate, I hold an administration certificate with a superintendent endorsement. I have been tutoring students for over 20 years all over Illinois. I have taught middle and high school as well as been an administrator. I have specialized in tutoring at Sylvan for ACT, math, and reading. Please contact me to see if I can meet your needs. I look forward to helping!

Testimonials

"Great Tutor, Easy to understand and very patient"

- JUDITH, Mchenry, IL on 11/2/13

"Amazing Tutor!"

- Amy, Mundelein, IL on 8/31/11

"Great Tutor, Very Thorough!"

- Thommy, Wauconda, IL on 8/30/11

"Explains clearly"

- Julie, Crystal Lake, IL on 8/20/11

Education

Northern Illinois University
Educational Admin.
Roosevelt University
Master's
NIU
Other

Education

Northern Illinois University (Educational Admin.)

Roosevelt University (Master's)

NIU (Other)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
12 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 25 miles of Mchenry, IL 60051

Diana’s Subjects

Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Probability
English:
Grammar, Public Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary
Science:
Biology
Computer:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Spelling, Study Skills, Vocabulary
Special Needs:
Phonics
Business:
Business, Career Development, Economics, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Economics, Elementary (K-6th), Geometry, Prealgebra, Reading, Study Skills
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, Career Development, PSAT
Sports/Recreation:
Poker, Sewing,
Swimming, Volleyball
Corporate Training:
Business, Career Development, Economics, Grammar, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Diana’s Resources

Tutors have the ability to create educational resources and share them with the WyzAnt community. Here are some of the resources created by Diana. View all of Diana’s resources

Hi everyone....we are ready for another exciting school year.  It is the best time to start good study and work habits.  Students usually get lost in the details.  The details are important!!  It is not only what you do but what you are not doing which needs to be identified.  I have kids of my own.  I know they don't always like to listen to us 24 / 7.  Let... read more

I view the ACT tutoring as more coaching than teaching. I find it helpful to speak to students about their way to approach the test and work within those parameters. Maybe tweaking a few techniques instead of redesigning their whole approach. Also it is important to talk strategy. I find many high achieving students in school try to tackle every section within a test. But for example if you... read more


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